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  • Excellent46%
  • Very good37%
  • Average14%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible2%
19 Feb 2017
“Beautiful! ”
19 Feb 2017
“Beautiful lake - avoid the "tours"”
Catemaco, Mexico
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Reviewed 19 February 2017 via mobile

You need to experience and explore the lake and it's surroundings. Locals are very nice and will assist you if you need recommendations. There are lots of places to see or do. Make sure you take bug repelan and sun screen. Depending on where you...More

Thank Sany R
Reviewed 19 February 2017

We loved the lake, but the tours were a ripoff. The offer is to visit multiple sites, but several have additional hidden costs involved. Pfft.

Thank StuartandDenese
Reviewed 4 February 2017

Be sure to come around and get the view from the south side so you can get the full glory of mini-volcanoes left over from the last big eruption. It is worth the time to read the geologic history of the region. Fascinating!

1  Thank Cheryl V
Reviewed 11 September 2016 via mobile

A beautiful and quite place to spend time with family and friends. People are very nice. There are some excursions to do, the nature is awesome.

Thank aramo2011
Reviewed 28 April 2016

Our boat only took two of us as it was the day after the semana santa holidays and town was quiet. He stopped at a local pier so we could purchase beer. Fun stops along the lake to see the monkeys, preserve and they also...More

Thank kentmorrdave
Reviewed 12 April 2016

A great little city the lake is large and beautiful. We reserved a private boat tour and went around the whole lake. The sights and wildlife is exceptional.

Reviewed 24 March 2016 via mobile

We took.the boat cruise of the areas around the lake with another couple. There are many boats available. Each stop around the lake is an additional fee so we only stopped at the witch doctor island. We also opted for the volcanic dust facial which...More

Thank rvjoyce
Reviewed 5 February 2016 via mobile

Our covered boat picked us up at the hotel and the pilot was very knowledgeable about the lake's details as well as pointing out different birds and monkeys. The monkeys live on two different islands. The pilot had brought bananas to lure them right down...More

Thank kehoedds
Reviewed 5 September 2015

The lake is beautiful and we very much enjoyed the 2 hour cruise arranged for us by our hotel, with one exception. The Monkey islands. Two of the islands on the lake have resident monkeys. Two species are represented, neither of which is native to...More

1  Thank 3Sharon1982
Reviewed 22 June 2015

You can explore the lake by boat that leave from Catemaco. They drive you around the norther shore of the lake and make stops at little villages where you can get a clay-massage etc. for extra-cost. Nice for 2-3 hours. But there are definitely more...More

Thank Dryanta
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